April 1883 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 14 Leo Delibes' opera "Lakmé" premieres in Paris

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor
  • Apr 1 Leonidas "Lon" Chaney, American actor nicknamed "the man of a 1000 faces" (High Noon, Phantom of the Opera), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 1930)
  • Apr 9 Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, born in Como (d. 1965)
  • Apr 13 Alexander Alexandrov, composer
  • Apr 17 Herman Darewsky, British composer, born in Minsk, Russian Empire (d. 1947)
  • Apr 30 David John de Lloyd, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 18 Agnes Tyrrell, Czech pianist and composer, dies at 36
  • Apr 22 Octave Fouque, composer, dies at 38